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Lady Luna

(Track) Dino Verde, Armando Trovajoli, 1961

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released on Miranda Martino - Lady Luna (1961)
Composer:Armando Trovajoli
Arranger:Ennio Morricone
Lyrics:Dino Verde
Conductor:Ennio Morricone
Vocals:Miranda Martino
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‣07/06/2021 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Miranda Martino: LADY LUNA (1961) (Part 1)
The one-time Morricone credit for "Lady Luna" seems to be a mistake.

The back sleeve of the 1961 vinyl single does credit Morricone for orchestrating both "Lady Luna" (A-side) and "Qualcuno mi ama" (B-side), but on the record itself Morricone is only credited for "Qualcuno mi ama".
The orchestrator of "Lady Luna" is not identified ("con accompagnamento orchestrale").

1961 EP: Morricone credit for "Qualcuno mi ama" and "Mare di dicembre", not for "Non mi dire chi sei" and "Lady Luna".
1961 LP: Morricone credit for "Patatina" and "Mare di dicembre", not for "Non mi dire chi sei" and "Lady Luna".

3:26 – Lady Luna

Authors: Verde/Trovajoli
Composer: Armando Trovajoli (1917-2013)
Lyricist: Dino Verde (1922-2004) link
Orchestrator, Conductor: "with orchestral accompaniment"
Voice: Tonini Maria Rigel (aka Maria Rigel Tonini)
Vocals: Miranda Martino (1933-)

Released on vinyl single:
Lady Luna / Qualcuno mi ama – RCA Italiana 45N-1137 – Italy – January 1961 link
Back: Morricone credit for both songs, which apparently should only apply to "Qualcuno mi ama". jpg
A-side label: "Lady Luna – Verde/Trovajoli" – Orchestrator not identified. jpg
B-side label: "Qualcuno mi ama – Ennio Morricone e la sua orchestra" jpg
"Numero di catalogo 45N 1137 – Anno 01-1961" link
About the B-side song (Qualcuno mi ama): link

‣07/06/2021 Bob Hendrikx Notes on Miranda Martino: LADY LUNA (1961) (Part 2)
Released on vinyl EP:
Miranda Martino, San Remo 61 – RCA Italiana EPA 30-395 – Italy – 1961 link
Featuring: Non mi dire chi sei (A1) / Lady Luna (A2) / Qualcuno mi ama (B1) / Mare di dicembre (B2)
A-side label: No orchestrator credit for "Non mi dire chi sei" and "Lady Luna". jpg
B-side label: Morricone credit for "Qualcuno mi ama" and "Mare di dicembre". jpg
"Numero di catalogo: EPA 30-395 – Anno 1961" link
About B1 (Qualcuno mi ama): link
About B2 (Mare di dicembre): link

Released on LP:
Antologia di canzoni italiane – RCA Italiana LPM 10100 – Italy – 1961 (track A4)
A-side label: Morricone credit for A1 (Patatina) and A6 (Mare di dicembre), no Morricone credit for A4 (Lady Luna). jpg
"Numero di catalogo: LPM 10100 – Anno 1961" link
About track A1 (Patatina): link
About A6 (Mare di dicembre): link

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